is a town located in Grady County, Oklahoma
. As of the 2000
census, the town had a total population of 635.
Geography\nAlex is located at 34°54'55" North, 97°46'47" West (34.915343, -97.779711)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 17.3 km²
). 17.3 km² (6.7 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.
Demographics\nAs of the census2
, there are 635 people, 254 households, and 179 families residing in the town. The population density
is 36.8/km² (95.2/mi²). There are 294 housing units at an average density of 17.0/km² (44.1/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 91.18% White, 0.00% African American
, 6.30% Native American
, 0.16% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.79% from other races, and 1.57% from two or more races. 1.89% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 254 households out of which 29.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.3% are married couples living together, 11.8% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.5% are non-families. 26.4% of all households are made up of individuals and 14.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.50 and the average family size is 2.97.
In the town the population is spread out with 27.2% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 24.6% from 25 to 44, 22.7% from 45 to 64, and 17.3% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 99.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 88.6 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $27,353, and the median income for a family is $31,364. Males have a median income of $29,750 versus $21,563 for females. The per capita income for the town is $13,455. 18.5% of the population and 15.1% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 18.7% are under the age of 18 and 10.1% are 65 or older.